Am I the only one who struggles with breakfast? It’s either too complicated, not tasty, not healthy, or not filling, right? It’s taken me a long time to find a breakfast routine that works for me longer than 1 week and doesn’t feel too monotonous. I still love having my Shakeology in the morning, but doing longer and tougher workouts means that I’m a little hungrier in the mornings than normal, and I need some more protein in my life.
For the past several weeks I’ve been rotating between two different breakfasts, and it has been working SO well for me! Even though it’s the same two meals, they are recipes that you can easily swap out ingredients to make it taste completely different for some more variety. Plus, both recipes allow for some really nutrient-dense foods to help me start my day off with good nutrition, which sets me up for success for the rest of the day.
Try these in different variations–switch out the fruits and veggies to find what you like the best! Comment with your favorite recipe
Veggies and Scrambled Eggs
2 eggs, scrambled
2 green containers veggies–spinach, chopped onion, chopped red pepper, mushrooms, etc
**I like to sautee the chopped veggies first, then cook the eggs, and serve the cooked eggs/veggies on fresh baby spinach. It’s so easy!
Greek Yogurt Breakfast Parfait
1 red container 2% plain Greek yogurt
1 purple container fresh fruit–strawberries, blueberries, peaches, etc.
2 tbsp sliced almonds
Layer ingredients in a bowl–yogurt first, then the fruit, and then the almonds. Mix if desired and eat cold.